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Old 04-15-2013, 08:18 PM   #1126
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Can't wait for the 27th..so many fights!! Also the Matthyse vs. Peterson fight. Matthyse is a beast.
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Old 04-15-2013, 08:47 PM   #1127
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The fight that I want to see the most out of all of those is the Kessler-Froch rematch!!! It's gonna be crazy.
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Old 04-15-2013, 09:14 PM   #1128
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The fight that I want to see the most out of all of those is the Kessler-Froch rematch!!! It's gonna be crazy.
Yeah, that will be a good one. As will Gennady Golovkin vs. Matthew Macklin.
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Old 04-16-2013, 03:00 AM   #1129
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good fights

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Lamont Peterson vs. Lucas Matthysse
Devon Alexander vs. Kell Brook

Marcos Maidana vs. Josesito Lopez
Erislandy Lara vs. Alfredo Angulo
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Old 04-16-2013, 10:56 AM   #1130
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He needs some reality check. Donaire needs to improve his inside fighting. He said that he's moving in the Featherweight Division.





Rigo is just a superior technical boxer than Nonito.
He's actually not bad on the inside, that's where he does most of his work. The problem with Nonito, is that he doesn't fight well from the outside. Doesn't use his size/length nearly enough. And that's where Rigo slaughtered him, kept a good distance, slipped punches and countered him all night.
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Old 04-16-2013, 12:19 PM   #1131
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i thought you were gonna pic trout long reach, good boxing skills, decent jab, canelo hasn't fought anybody like him i think. but he will certainly win if the fight is close.

People always say that but the truth is Trout never fought anybody like Canelo either
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Old 04-16-2013, 02:09 PM   #1132
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People always say that but the truth is Trout never fought anybody like Canelo either
Mosley and Cotto afe the best guys they have each faced. Mosley was done and Cotto was/is still good.
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Old 04-16-2013, 08:23 PM   #1133
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Who has the stronger upcoming schedule, HBO or Showtime?

I think Showtime has the better, more high profile macthes.

Mayweather/Guerrero
Alverez/Trout
Lamont Peterson/Lucas Matthysse
Paulie Malignaggi/Adrien Broner
Garcia/Judah

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Martinez/Murray
Jean Pascal/Lucian Bute
Mikkel Kessler/Carl Froch
Chad Dawson/Adonis Stevenson
Gennady Golovkin/Matthew Macklin
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Old 04-16-2013, 08:28 PM   #1134
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Who has the stronger upcoming schedule, HBO or Showtime?

I think Showtime has the better, more high profile macthes.

Mayweather/Guerrero
Alverez/Trout
Lamont Peterson/Lucas Matthysse
Paulie Malignaggi/Adrien Broner
Garcia/Judah

or

Martinez/Murray
Jean Pascal/Lucian Bute
Mikkel Kessler/Carl Froch
Chad Dawson/Adonis Stevenson
Gennady Golovkin/Matthew Macklin

I agree but Pascal/Bute, Kessler/Froch, and Golo/Macklin are guaranteed awesome fights in my eyes, some of the ST fights could be one sided...
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Old 04-16-2013, 10:37 PM   #1135
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Alvarado vs. Pacquiao in October. This is going to be a slug fest.
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Old 04-16-2013, 11:00 PM   #1136
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Alvarado vs. Pacquiao in October. This is going to be a slug fest.

For real? That's not good for Alvarado...
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Old 04-16-2013, 11:30 PM   #1137
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For real? That's not good for Alvarado...


I love to see Pacman wins another title in the 140 lbs Division. The winner needs to fight Lucas Mattyhse in 2014.
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Old 04-17-2013, 12:59 AM   #1138
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Alvarado vs. Pacquiao in October. This is going to be a slug fest.
Is it official yet?
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Old 04-17-2013, 02:29 AM   #1139
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not yet official

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Old 04-17-2013, 02:30 AM   #1140
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pacquiao - alvarado
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everybody wins
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